Australian Tropical Rainforest Plants - Online edition
Xanthostemon crenulatus C.T.White
White, C.T. (1942) Journal of the Arnold Arboretum 23: 82. Type: Papua: Gaima, Lower Fly River, Brass 8358, xi.1936 (BRI). (ref. Roger Carolin, Telopea 3(4) (1990) 472.).
Narrow pale brown brittle stripes visible in both the outer and inner blaze.
Flowers about 10-12 mm diam. Calyx tube (hypanthium) broad and saucer-shaped, about 4.5-6.5 mm diam. Calyx lobes about 2-2.5 mm long. Petals spathulate, about 3-4.5 mm. Stamens numerous, about 30-40. Staminal filaments about 2.5-3.5 mm long. Styles about 4-5 mm long.
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Occurs in CYP and NEQ. Altitudinal range from sea level to 150 m. Usually grows in swampy forest or areas with seasonally impeded drainage but also found in open forest, on the margins of rain forest and in gallery forest. Also occurs in New Guinea.